Why It’s Important That You Use Your Gift Each And Every Day Of The Year | Someone Needs It Now — Your Neighbor Or Friend’s Future May Depend On You

Bring Your Gift Everyday | Not Everyone Can Wait Until Christmas Or Their Birthday | They May Desperately Need Your Gift Today

Barb Ann Johnson
2 min readJan 5, 2022


Color photo of a man and a teen boy; both wearing hats and singing outside, against a backdrop of an uncoming sunset.
Photo Courtesy of Pixabay

I’m not primarily talking about money or material things here. People certainly do need them and there’s an appropriate time for money and material things. These days, that’s almost everywhere and everyday now due to the pandemic slow downs. People could use almost everything because we’re running short of or out of so many basic essentials.

But what I’m talking about here is bringing you, your raw, best self to the table everyday. Being real, authentic and honest as you go through life. When you interact with others, it’s this raw you that some people desperately need to see. The world at large is already, filled up and overloaded with enough fake and pretend stuff and pretend people.

People need to see real human beings, doing what they were created to do and be. They need to see and experience the no frills, unadulterated— You

We are blessed by each other as we present, our real selves to each other, not something fabricated

Hopefully you haven’t lost touch with— your true self — your true passionate and authentic self. The one you always wanted to grow up to be.

The Gift that is You alone — the single mold that only you can offer to others.

  • If you’re a writer, write. Write from your heart. You don’t really know who you might be writing for — whose life you might drastically impact with your words.
  • If you’re a musician, create marvelous melodies. Music heals in ways we can hardly imagine, as it resonates with rhythms already within each of us.
  • If you’re a cook, cook. Cook, feed and nourish those within your circle, community and beyond.
  • If you’re a doctor, nurse or any healthcare professional —…



Barb Ann Johnson

Alaskan, who used Bee Venom Therapy to keep MS symptoms under control. Become a Medium member — Read Anytime — https://linktr.ee/bannjohnson (affiliate links)